The first turn was fairly standard, with Chuck as the Usurper, although no one attacked him. I used Craterus to take Syria, Coele Syria, and Phoenicia (and it's fleet). Mike took Lydia, Caria, and Pamphylia/Lycia, while Dave took Susiana, Persis, Mesopotamia, and made incursions into Chuck's Media. Meanwhile, Chuck took Judea and not much else. I also took Thessaly, but the Greek army made things difficult for me.
Here's the starting position for the game: